Turkey, crossroads of culture and history. You experience it in the bazaars of Istanbul, the city founded by the Romans, cultivated by the Byzantines, conquered by the Ottomans and made cosmopolitan in the modern era. You feel it in the ancient ruins of Ephesus, the churches hidden deep in the rocks of Cappadocia and the medieval fortresses along the coast. You taste it in the olive oil–lathered Aegean vegetables and the spicy Anatolian kebabs. Turkey truly is the place where East meets West - come and explore it with us.
This tailor-made private tour of Turkey will take you from the museums, churches, mosques and palaces of  timeless Istanbul to the fairy chimneys of Cappadocia, to the the great Ionian city of Ephesus and the stunning harbour of nearby Bodrum.
As with all our private tours, this sample itinerary can be completely tailored to create the perfect journey of discovery for you.
Turkey, crossroads of culture and history. You experience it in the bazaars of Istanbul, the city founded by the Romans, cultivated by the Byzantines, conquered by the Ottomans and made cosmopolitan in the modern era. You feel it in the ancient ruins of Ephesus, the churches hidden deep in the rocks of Cappadocia and the medieval fortresses along the coast. You taste it in the olive oil–lathered Aegean vegetables and the spicy Anatolian kebabs. Turkey truly is the place where East meets West - come and explore it with us.
This tailor-made private tour of Turkey will take you from the museums, churches, mosques and palaces of  timeless Istanbul to the fairy chimneys of Cappadocia, to the the great Ionian city of Ephesus and the stunning harbour of nearby Bodrum.
As with all our private tours, this sample itinerary can be completely tailored to create the perfect journey of discovery for you.
Turkey

Private Turkey - A Tailor-Made Journey to the Crossroads of Civilizations

Private Journey

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Turkey, crossroads of culture and history. You experience it in the bazaars of Istanbul, the city founded by the Romans, cultivated by the Byzantines, conquered by the Ottomans and made cosmopolitan in the modern era. You feel it in the ancient ruins of Ephesus, the churches hidden deep in the rocks of Cappadocia and the medieval fortresses along the coast. You taste it in the olive oil–lathered Aegean vegetables and the spicy Anatolian kebabs. Turkey truly is the place where East meets West - come and explore it with us.
This tailor-made private tour of Turkey will take you from the museums, churches, mosques and palaces of timeless Istanbul to the fairy chimneys of Cappadocia, to the the great Ionian city of Ephesus and the stunning harbour of nearby Bodrum.
As with all our private tours, this sample itinerary can be completely tailored to create the perfect journey of discovery for you.

Activity / Theme

Country

Culture

Turkey

Comfort Level

Physical Rating

Luxury

Leisurely / Moderate

Transportation

Private Vehicle, Internal flights, boat

Accommodation

Luxury accommodations throughout. Sample lodgings include:
Four Seasons Hotel at Sultanahmet, Istanbul
Argos in Cappadocia, Uçhisar
Swissotel Buyuk Efes, Ephesus
The Marmara, Bodrum
Four Seasons Hotel at the Bosphorus, Istanbul

Months of Operation

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Adventure Coordinators Insider Tip:

Enhance your journey with a two day cruise aboard your own private gulet (traditional Turkish vessel) on the Turquoise coast; cruisr the Dalyan River, explore ancient ruins and encounter the nesting sea turtles of Iztuzu Beach.  Alternatively, join a Chef’s Table demonstration of traditional Turkish recipes. Then, savor the delicious regional dishes you’ve prepared with your chef.

Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive in Istanbul, transfer to your hotel
DAY 2 Hagia Sophia, Hippodrome, city walls, Chora Church, Beyoglu
DAY 3 Topkapi Palace, Bosphorus ferry to Kadiköy, local market
DAY 4 Fly Cappadocia, Göreme, Fairy Chimneys, potters of Avanos
DAY 5 Kaymakli Underground City, artisan visit, tea with family, vineyards
DAY 6 Fly Izmir, tour Ephesus
DAY 7 Via Priene to Bodrum, Temples of Apollo & Zeus
DAY 8 Bodrum, Museum of Underwater Archaeology, free afternoon
DAY 9 Fly Istanbul, Dolmabahce Palace, private Bosphorus cruise
DAY 10 Suleymaniye Mosque, Grand Bazaar, Rustem Pasha Mosque
DAY 11 Transfer to the airport, journey ends

As with all our private tours, this sample itinerary can be completely tailored to create the perfect journey of discovery for you.

Inclusions

One-of-a-kind Itinerary Designed for You
Hand-Selected Luxury Accommodations
Exclusive Insider-Access Opportunities and Inspiring Sightseeing
English-Speaking Local Guides
Airport Meet and Greet with Private Transfers
Full Breakfast Daily
Entrance Fees and Taxes
24/7 On-Call Support

Sample tour.  Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice.  Please inquire.

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